3 unknown facts about Indian actress/model Priyanka Chopra

This international celebrity, who managed to succeed both in Bollywood and Hollywood as well as a supermodel has a life worth of a movie. What you will learn from this article will surprise you!

By  Kelsey Miller
  • Priyanka is married to Nick Jonas, musician from the Jonas Brothers, and they are the only couple of the family that hasn't got kids yet.
  • Before being famous in the United States for her role on the TV show "Quantico", she was the major star in her homeland, India.
  • She also won Miss India and Miss World beauty pageant. She has a net worth of $20 million.
She won the beauty pageant Miss World. Source: Getty Images

1. As a kid, she lived in Boston and was bullied. Her parents were doctors for the military, so she moved a lot. After living in the U.S. she got to know what racism was after her 10th grade classmates told her it was "uncool" being Indian.

2. She could have been a NASA engineer. Stand-up comedians Aziz Anzari and Russell Peters always joke about how Indian parents are really tough and traditional about their children’s future and Priyanka wasn't an exception: she considered studying aeronautical engineer but at the same time, her modeling career took off, and she forgot about it quickly (her parents didn't).

Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas

3. She met her husband in at the Vanity Fair party at the Oscar’s awards. Later, she told the story of how he was shocked of meeting her and told her "are you real?". A year later, they started dating and the rest is history.

If you want to learn more about the actress, watch this following Vogue interview:

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